245,000 Lines of Code in 48 Hours

Image of Chris Wanstrath

SitePoint has an article up about this year’s Rails Rumble. Choice quote:

The Rails Rumble, which partnered with Linode, to provide a uniform hosting environment for competitors, and GitHub, to provider source control, tracked a total of 14,355 commits the private GitHub repositories over the weekend. Over *12,000 files* were produced, and *245,257 lines of code*.

That’s alotta code.